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Community Services Crisis Support Skill Set

State ID: EAC07

This skills set will give you the skills and training to respond to the immediate needs of clients in crisis.

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Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Important information

Delivery
This course is delivered through a mix of online learning, and on campus sessions that include role-play in a simulated workplace setting.
You will need to undertake a work placement as part of this course.

Timetable
Starts 17 October and classes run Saturday 9.00am to 1.00pm for 8 weeks.

Job opportunities
Further study

North Metropolitan TAFE offers you a range of further study opportunities, see below for a list of related courses.

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Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 2, 2020

Perth - Skill Set On Campus

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Duration 8 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Perth
How On campus
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Safety and Protection of Children and Young People for Sports, Recreation and Community organisations Skill Set

State ID: EAB87

Gain the skills required to protect children and young people engaged in community based activities

If you are in contact with children and young people through work or volunteering in a community based group or you are working with vulnerable people this course will teach you compliance with the child safety industry, regulatory and organisational requirements.

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Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Important information

You will need access to a placement that involves working with children and young people for at least one month.

You must hold a current Working with Children Check (WWC)

Next course
Starts Term 4
Classes will run on Tuesdays, 17:30 - 19:30 for 4 sessions plus 2 weeks for assessment completion

 

 

 

Job opportunities

This course will enhance job outcomes for those wishing to work in the any industry involving children and young people.

Further study

North Metropolitan TAFE offers you a range of further study opportunities, see below for a list of related courses.

How to apply

Ready to apply for this skill set? 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 2, 2020

Leederville - Term 4 - Blended

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Duration 6 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Leederville
How On campus
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Working in a Trauma Informed Way in the Mental Health and Community Sector Skill Set

State ID: EAC10

Work from a trauma informed care perspective

Develop your knowledge and understanding of trauma when working with people living with mental health issues in the community services and health sector.

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Further study

How to apply

Important information

Study, work or volunteer experience in community services or the health sector is essential to ensure you have an understanding of the sector, client processes and information.

Delivery & timetable
This skill set will be delivered in a mixture of online and on campus training.
Starts 25 August : 5 weeks, Tuesdays & Thursdays, 5.00pm - 7.30pm

How to apply

Ready to apply for this skill set? 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 2, 2020

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Blended

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When Semester 2, 2020
Where Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
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Recognise and Respond Appropriately to Domestic and Family Violence Skill Set

State ID: EAC05

Be better informed about Domestic and Family Violence and help raise awareness of the issues involved

Expand your knowledge and skills and help recognise situations where people are experiencing domestic and family violence, and develop core skills and knowledge in offering support.

 

Important information

How to apply

Important information

You'll need access to workplace or simulated workplace environment with the opportunity for interaction with others. This may be on campus, in a workplace or via videoconference tools.

Starts 8 October 2020, Thursdays 5.00pm - 8.00pm

How to apply

Ready to apply for this skill set? 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 2, 2020

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Blended Delivery

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Duration 9 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
How On campus
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Clinical Care for Aged Care Workers Skill Set

State ID: EAB46

Gain the skills you need to equip you to provide a high level of care in the aged care sector

This skill set is most suited to those working within the aged care sector. It has been established to provide you with additional clinical and assessment skills.

Important information

How to apply

Important information

This skill set is most suited to those working within the aged care sector.

How to apply

Ready to apply for this skill set? 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 2, 2020

Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Duration 10 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Mount Lawley
How On campus
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Entry into Care Roles Skill Set

State ID: AE116

This skill set is free for everyone

This skill set will give you the skills and knowledge required to provide entry level support and basic client care for a range of roles and purposes within the aged care and disability support sectors.

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How to apply

Important information

*You must be 18 yrs old or over to enrol in this skill set.

Mount Lawley timetable
This course will be available in term 4 - start date, days and times to be confirmed.
Duration - 10 weeks

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Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 2, 2020

Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Duration 6 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Mount Lawley
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COVID-19 Direct Care Skill Set (Fee Free)

State ID: AE161

This skill set is free for everyone

This skill set was developed in consultation with WA employers in the aged care and disability services sectors and the Community Services, Health and Education Training Council to get you job ready for entry-level employment.

Important information

How to apply

Important information

Term 4 is now full, this course will next be run in 2021

*You must be 18 yrs old or over to enrol in this skill set

Timetables

Joondalup (McLarty) course dates
Starts 20 August: 6 weeks, Thursdays 9.00am - 3.30pm
Starts 22 October: 6 weeks, Thursdays 9.00am - 3.30pm

Mount Lawley course dates
Starts 3 September: 6 weeks, Thursdays 9.00am - 1.00pm
Starts 14 September: 6 weeks Mondays 9.00am - 1.00pm

How to apply

Ready to apply for this skill set? 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

This course is currently undergoing delivery planning and information will be available on our website shortly. Check back later, or use the course enquiry form below to have our Client Contact Centre contact you with further information about the next course start, delivery locations and study modes.

Course enquiry

Please note This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply, please refer to the 'How to apply' tab above.

Induction to Leisure and Health

National ID: CHCSS00080 | State ID: AD168

There is an ongoing skill shortage in Community Services

Gain the knowledge and skills to develop and deliver and monitor the effectiveness of engaging programs for clients. This skill set is most suited for those that are working in the ageing and disability sector and want to expand upon their current role or move into a different area.  

Important information

How to apply

Important information

This skill set will commence Semester 1, 2021.

This skill set has been developed to be delivered in several different ways:

  • Structured with individual organisations to meet workforce upskilling needs
  • Blended delivery models – involves online learning supported by face to face workshops
How to apply

Ready to apply for this skill set? 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

This course is currently undergoing delivery planning and information will be available on our website shortly. Check back later, or use the course enquiry form below to have our Client Contact Centre contact you with further information about the next course start, delivery locations and study modes.

Course enquiry

Please note This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply, please refer to the 'How to apply' tab above.

Provide Individual Support Skill Set (Fee Free)

State ID: AE156

Many individuals require support services to help them live an independent and fulfilling life

This is highly rewarding work, but employers look for people who are job ready with basic skills and knowledge for entry level roles in one-on-one or group support settings, or for administrative role in a care facility.

Important information

Further study

How to apply

Important information

Timetables

Joondalup (McLarty)
Starts 12 October: 7 weeks, Mondays 9.00 - 12.00pm (except for 12 October which runs until 2pm), Tuesdays 12pm - 6.30pm, Thursdays 9.00am - 3.30pm

Mt Lawley
Intake 2 Starts 6 October: 7 weeks, Mondays 9.00am - 3.30pm, Tuesdays 9.00am - 3.30pm, Thursdays 9.00am - 1.00pm

How to apply

Ready to apply for this skill set? 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

This course is currently undergoing delivery planning and information will be available on our website shortly. Check back later, or use the course enquiry form below to have our Client Contact Centre contact you with further information about the next course start, delivery locations and study modes.

Course enquiry

Please note This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply, please refer to the 'How to apply' tab above.

Work in Community Care Skill Set (Fee Free)

State ID: AE155

There's many job opportunities in the field of community care, which includes health care support and specialist areas such as social support.

The Work in Community Care skill set will give you a great starting point to get into the industry, as it covers important areas such as first aid, communicating with diverse people, and customer service in a community care setting.

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Further study

How to apply

Important information

Timetables

Joondalup (McLarty)
Starts 3 August: 7 weeks, Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays 9.00am - 3.30pm
Starts 19 October: 7 weeks, Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays 9.00am - 3.30pm

Mt Lawley
Starts Term 4: 7 weeks,  Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9.00am - 3.30pm

Further study
How to apply

Ready to apply for this skill set? 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 2, 2020

Joondalup (McLarty Avenue) - On Campus

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Duration 7 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Joondalup (McLarty Avenue)
How On campus
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Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Duration 7 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Mount Lawley
How On campus
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